Provides opportunities for study abroad experiences using the theory and skills of interdisciplinary studies in culturally diverse environments. Four hours per week.
NURS 580 SPECIAL TOPICS IN NURSING (Winter 2020)
Intensive study of a selected topic relevant to nursing in rural areas. May be taken twice under different course subtitles recorded with the registrar. Prerequisite: Consent of the graduate nursing program faculty member. One-to-three hours lecture, zero-to-two hours lab per week.
NURS 430 COMNTY HLTH: RURAL PERSPE (Spring 2020)
Focus on the theory of health of families, aggregated and communities with complex needs. Explores political, ethical, legal and sociocultural climates and theory related to the health care needs of an aging population. Prerequisites: NURS 329, 351, 361, 371, 381, 431 (coreq). Three hours per week.
NURS 431 COMNTY HLTH PRACT: RURAL (Spring 2020)
Prepares beginning practitioners to work with families, aggregates and communities in rural settings. Clinical practice guided by the objectives of Healthy People 2000 and the use of critical thinking skills. Prerequisites: NURS 351, 361, 371, 329, 381. Co-requisite: NURS 430. Nine hours per week.